Uttoxeter formerly Wotocheshede is an old market town within local government district of East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, West Midlands Region, England, United Kingdom. It lies near the banks of Dove River. Its earliest known history dates back the Bronze Age based on the archaeological evidence that has been found around the area. The town today is famous for its industrial agriculture, cultural heritage and shopping destinations.
The nearest airport from Uttoxeter is the East Midlands Airport. The trunk road A50 on the other hand, primarily serves the town. Ashbourne, Cheadle, Derby, Stone, Stafford, Tamworth and Wirksworth are all in proximity with the town. Click here to get information on the area's available parking spaces.
Alton Towers has so much to see and do that it has it's own hotel resort. There are white-knuckle rides, children's attractions, shows, special events, a waterpark and spa. Alton Towers also has lots of facilities including a huge choice of places to eat and drink, shops, cash points and plenty of baby-changing facilities. The Alton Tower resort is very easy to find and is located between the M1 and M6.
Ash End House Children's Farm is located along Middleton Lane of Middleton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. The site is a family owned farm that has welcomed children for over thirty years. It offers a wide variety of attractions designed to educate children about animals and nature whilst having a lot of fun. Visit its website www.childrensfarm.co.uk to get more information.
Calke Abbey refers to the Grade I listed 17th century baroque mansion within a marvelous park located at Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire. The mansion served as home to the Harpur-Crewe family before it was passed to the National Trust in 1985 after the death of its last heir. The estate is famous for its well-preserved furniture, the natural history collection of the Harpur-Crewe Baronets and beautiful gardens.
Snowdome is a popular large leisure facility that can be found within Tamworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. Amongst the complex's most sought after attractions are its 25m swimming pool and gym, bars, restaurant, ice rink and the 170m long ski slope. The venue is good for both professional skaters and beginners. Snowdome's website is www.snowdome.co.uk.
Uttoxeter May Festival is one of the finest festivals to attend to in England. The festival's highlights include a May Market where people can buy local crafts and or produce, folk dancing and a number of musical performances. It is a one of a kind feast for people of all ages.
Uttoxeter Racecourse hosts twenty-one race days all year round as well as a number of fun-filled fairs and activities during non-race days. It is located along Wood Lane, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. The racecourse is home to the English Summer National and the Midlands Grand National. For more information its website is www.uttoxeter-racecourse.co.uk.